Tribology Days 2018

27 - 28 Nov. 2018
Sandviken, Sandvik Coromant

Tribology days 2018 will be held at Sandvik Coromant, Mossvägen 10 in Sandviken on 27-28 November 2018.

Program overview

27 November
10.00 Coffee and registration
11.00 Introduction and presentations from Sandvik Coromant
12.00 Lunch
13.00-17.00 Presentations about current tribology R & D
19.00 Dinner

28 November
08.30 Presentations about current tribology R & D
12.00 Lunch
13.00 Guided tour at Sandvik Coromant
15.00 End of meeting

The program for Tribodays is under development but some of the presentations are already available:

  • Pouria Valizadeh Moghaddam, LTU, “Effect of load, duration and surface roughness on friction and wear during TiAlN sliding against 316L stainless steel”
  • Jens Hardell, LTU, “Adhesion tendency of PVD TiAlN coatings at elevated temperatures during reciprocating sliding against carbon steel”
  • Zlate Dimkovski, Halmstad University, “Parameter screening for predicting the surface performance of rolling sliding contacts”
  • Andreas Almqvist, LTU, “Modelling and simulation in Tribology”
  • Sajid Alvi, LTU, “High temperature tribology of spark plasma sintered CuMoTaWV high entropy alloy”
  • Hari Vadivel, LTU, “Effect of UHMWPE particle size on its properties, processability, and tribological performance”
  • Heino Vuokko, VTT Tampere, Finland, ”Tribological performance of AM tool steel in contact with aluminium alloy at elevated temperatures”